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Noun: var
  1. A unit of electrical power in an AC circuit equal to the power dissipated when 1 volt produces a current of 1 ampere
    - volt-ampere
Noun: var.
  1. (biology) a group of organisms within a species that differ in trivial ways from similar groups
    "a new var. of microorganisms";
    - form, variant, strain

Derived forms: vars

Type of: power unit, taxon, taxonomic category, taxonomic group

Part of: kilovolt-ampere, species

Encyclopedia: Var